Amitabh Bachchan is probably the biggest Superstar India has ever produced. He was born in Allahabad, on 11th October, 1942. He is the son of Hindi-Urdu poet Harivansh Rai Bachchan and Teji Bahchchan. He is well known for his incredible acting skills, his deep baritone voice and his humble nature.

He is nicknamed Big B, Munna and the Shahenshah of Bollywood. He went to Sherwood College, Nainital and has a double MA degree from Delhi University. Before becoming an actor, he has worked in Calcutta as an announcer for All India Radio, a stage actor and a freight company’s executive. He debuted in the movie Saat Hindustani(1969) by K.A. Abbas. He has gone on to deliver hits like Deewar, Zanjeer(1972), Sholay(1975) with Dharmendra and Amjad Khan, Coolie, Bombay to Goa etc. His filmography is extensive with him playing double and triple roles in movies like Don (1978), Kasme Vaade(1978) an the Great Gambler(1979). The first award that he had won was for his supporting role in Anand, a movie by Hrishikesh Mukherjee. He has also done playback in movies like Silsila and more recently in Baghban(2003). He has a wax statue in Madame Tussaud’s museum.

Amitabh Bachchan was very close to the Gandhi family and had been elected MP from Allahabad in 1985. But, owing to some financial misappropriation, he has to step down. He is known to be close friends with Samajwadi Party member Amar Singh.

Amitabh Bachchan has been married to Jaya Bachchan since 1973, and has 2 children with her- Abhishek and Shweta.

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Amitabh Bachchan mourns good friend Amar Singh's demise

Rajya Sabha MP and former Samajwadi party leader Amar Singh passed away in Singapore after long ailment. He shared a close bond with Big B and Jaya Bachchan. Big B shared a photo of himself on his official blog and mourned the demise of his good friend Amar Singh, he tweeted, “With my hea ... read more

Amitabh Bachchan discharged from hospital, Bollywood rejoices

After defeating Covid-19 at the age of 74, megastar Amitabh Bachchan is back home on Sunday. Everyone’s prayers have been answered and Bollywood welcomes Big B with warmth and speedy recovery wishes for Abhishek Bachchan, who is still recovering at Nanavati hospital. Here's what they said ... read more

I hope you die with Covid: Troll to Amitabh Bachchan

Millions of fans of megastar Amitabh Bachchan are praying for the speedy recovery of Big B but there is one troller, who is praying for his departure. Talking about a fan, who wished his death from the novel coronavirus, the 77-year-old said, “They write to tell me... ‘I hope you die with ... read more

Amitabh Bachchan thanks fans for their love, support

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who is currently undergoing treatment at Nanavati hospital in Mumbai for Covid-19, thanks million of his fans for their undying love and support. He called it his support system. He shared a collage from his weekly Sunday meet with his fans outside the gates of h ... read more

Amitabh Bachchan tests negative for coronavirus

Good news for the fans of megastar Amitabh Bachchan. Big B has been tested negative for Covid-19 and likely to be discharged soon. Amitabh Bachchan, his son Abhishek Bachchan, daughter-in-law Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and granddaughter Aaradhya Bachchan have been tested positive for Covid-19 and all ... read more